Courtesy: Joe Heeney 

EI-MED Cessna 550 AeroMedvac Ireland construction number 550-0085 Hex Code 406985 was  re-registered as G-IMED on 25th September 2013.

The aircraft operates under Xclusive Jet Charter Ltd callsign ‘XJC999’.

The dedicated air ambulance, which operates from Dublin airport utilises a LifePort PLUS system for patient transfers.

LifePort clip-deck enhances patient safety, allowing the patient to remain in the same bed while in transit from Hospital to Hospital, ensuring the comfortable transfer from the air ambulance to the ground ambulance.

The aircraft which has been modified for aeromedical duties with a state-of-the-art stretcher system including built-in oxygen, suction, air compressor and inverter. Specialist doctors and nurses, fully trained in aeromedical retrieval, ensure safe patient transportation from hospital to hospital.

Irish Aviation Research Institute © 8th October 2013 All Rights Reserved.